|Object NGC 3946 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 3946 - galaxy in the constellation Leonis|
Type: S0-a - lenticular galaxy
The angular dimensions: 0.50'x0.4'
magnitude: V=14.3m; B=15.2m
The surface brightness: 12.9 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 11h53m20.6s; Dec= 21°1'17"
redshift (z): 0.022012
The distance from the Sun to NGC 3946: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 93.0 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 3946 : PGC 37268, MCG 4-28-89, CGCG 127-96
Nearby objects: NGC 3944
, NGC 3945
, NGC 3947
, NGC 3948
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